2021 anniversary celebrations for SOBC Locals

As 2021 begins, we are so pleased to wish a happy birthday to the Special Olympics BC Locals that will mark anniversary celebrations this year!

Celebrating SOBC Locals marking anniversary years

SOBC is so fortunate to have incredible athletes and volunteers in 55 communities around the province, and we are continually amazed by the long-standing dedication and participation that makes these empowering programs possible. 

Each year, SOBC recognizes the Locals who are marking anniversary seasons, testament to their inspiring ongoing dedication to making a difference through the power of sport and being part of this life-changing movement. 

In 2021, these Locals are entering anniversary years:

Happy 35th anniversary – established in 1986

SOBC – Abbotsford 
SOBC – Comox Valley
SOBC – Dawson Creek
SOBC – Fort St. John
SOBC – Kimberley/Cranbrook
SOBC – Nanaimo
SOBC – Prince George
SOBC – Prince Rupert 
SOBC – Salmon Arm 
SOBC – Smithers

Happy 30th anniversary – established in 1991

SOBC – Powell River
SOBC – Trail

Happy 15th anniversary – established in 2006

SOBC – South Okanagan

Sincere thanks to all the athletes, volunteers, families, and supporters who make their Locals so remarkable, and who make Special Olympics BC such an inspiring, welcoming, empowering, and fun community!